Wathena strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kansas):
Short Commute Times
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Wathena to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||5 miles W of St. Joseph, Missouri (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||49 miles NW of Kansas City, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||66090|
|Phone Area Codes||785|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ST JOSEPH 4 WNW|
|Jan Temp||16 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||35.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||16 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||14 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||36.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.14|
|American Indian & Alaskan||8||0.6%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||13||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,290|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.1%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Sacred Heart University Online
705 JESSE STREET
Serves 119 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.5
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Troy, Tennessee||88.9||27.6%||15.3%||11.8%||21||$38,500||6.9%||1.7%||1,273||14.6%||28.3||0.3%||1.6|
|2. Galesburg, Michigan||84.7||28.7%||12.7%||11.9%||21||$44,038||7.3%||3.6%||1,988||12.9%||25.7||0.6%||0.5|
|3. Cassville, Missouri||84.7||31.5%||18.2%||14.4%||18||$34,074||6.5%||3.7%||2,890||15.4%||53.3||0.2%||3.1|
|4. Algood, Tennessee||84.2||29%||18.8%||17.5%||19||$34,234||7.1%||6.9%||2,942||15.5%||28.9||0.4%||1|
|5. Girard, Kansas||84||27.2%||20.1%||17.3%||18||$37,014||6.3%||3.1%||2,773||13.4%||38.6||0.2%||0.7|
|6. John Day, Oregon||83||30.7%||18.3%||15.5%||12||$34,327||7.1%||3.1%||1,821||17.5%||28.6||0.5%||1.1|
|7. Port Dickinson, New York||78.6||35.4%||16%||24.7%||18||$44,779||6.4%||3.3%||1,697||5.7%||23||0.5%||1.8|
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